Posted on 3/06/123 by Colin Vassallo
House of Black and Wardlow were crowned as the new AEW World
Trios and TNT champions respectively last night at the
The trio of Malakai Black, Brodie King, and Buddy Matthews
defeated The Young Bucks and Kenny Omega in a thrilling match
after King delivered the Dante’s Inferno finisher on Nick
Jackson. This win ended The Elite’s reign of just 53 days
after they beat Death Triangle in the final best of seven
match on Dynamite in January. This is the first gold for any
of House of Black members.
Wardlow became a two-time TNT champion following his victory
against Samoa Joe on the show. Wardlow won the match and the
title after chocking out Joe with a rear naked choke hold.
Joe held the title for just 32 days after he won it from
Darby Allin on Dynamite last month. Joe won the TNT title for
the first time against Wardlow at the Full Gear pay-per-view
in November of last year, ending Wardlow’s 136-day reign.
Wardlow will now have to defend the title against Powerhouse
Hobbs this Wednesday live on Dynamite after Hobbs won the
Face of the Revolution ladder match last week.
MJF, Jaime Hayter, and The Gunns retained their respective
titles in the other title matches.